Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 260032
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
732 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017
High pressure was located to the east of the region today, as a
storm system and associated cold from approached from the west.
Skies were partly cloudy this afternoon, with the wind brisk from
the south at 15 to 25 mph, gusting to 35. High temperatures had
warmed into the upper 70s to lower 80s throughout eastern Oklahoma
and western Arkansas.
By mid evening, high level clouds continued increase from the west,
as a cold front extended from north central Oklahoma back into the
southwest part of the state. Isolated thunderstorms had developed to
the west of Highway 75 in northeast Oklahoma, just ahead of the
approaching front. Winds persisted out of the south at 10 to 20 mph
with a few higher gusts. As a result temperatures were warm, ranging
in the 70s.